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How should people with allergic asthma exercise under humid conditions?

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Warm air doesn't constrict your airways the way cold and dry air can. For that reason, swimming is often a good activity for people with allergic asthma. At the pool, you're breathing in warm, humid air that won't shut down your lungs.

From: Exercising When You Have Allergic Asthma WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology : “Asthma cases attributable to atopy: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.”

Sampson Davis, MD, St. Michael's Medical Center, Newark, NJ.

The Ohio State University: "Asthma and Exercise -- How can exercise-induced asthma be controlled?"

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology: "Exercising with Allergies and Asthma."

Alan Mensch, MD, chief of pulmonary diseases, Plainview Hospital, Plainview, NY.

Mark Holbreich, MD, Allergy and Asthma Consultants, Indianapolis.

Sports Health : “Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm.”

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on January 29, 2019

SOURCES:

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology : “Asthma cases attributable to atopy: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.”

Sampson Davis, MD, St. Michael's Medical Center, Newark, NJ.

The Ohio State University: "Asthma and Exercise -- How can exercise-induced asthma be controlled?"

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology: "Exercising with Allergies and Asthma."

Alan Mensch, MD, chief of pulmonary diseases, Plainview Hospital, Plainview, NY.

Mark Holbreich, MD, Allergy and Asthma Consultants, Indianapolis.

Sports Health : “Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm.”

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on January 29, 2019

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